World Champions Lelisa Desisa and Ruth Chepngetich named Marathon Runners of the Year

This year’s World Marathon Champions Lelisa Desisa and Ruth Chepngetich are the Marathon Runners of the…

Advice to my Younger Self: Kenenisa Bekele

During an illustrious career, the Ethiopian endurance running great has bagged three Olympic and 17 senior…

Hassan and Kejelcha: Training Partners and Mile Record Holders

They were both born in Ethiopia but now live in America. They share the same training…

Celebrating a living legend: Miruts Yifter

By Zecharias Zelalem        Talkative, playful and observant, the elderly statesman sitting upright in the hospital…

Ethiopian Paralympic athlete Tamiru Demisse in new finishing line protest against oppressive regime

1500m runner echoes protest of fellow countryman Feyisa Lilesa, who has now fled to the US.…

2015 End-of-Year Review: Women’s 1,500m

It was a season of fast times for the women’s 1500m. The first sub-four-minute race came…

2015 End-of Year Review: Women’s 10,000m

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best long-distance performances of the…

2015 End-of-Year Review: Women’s 5,000m

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best long-distance performances of the…

2015 End-of-Year Review: Men’s 5,000m

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best long-distance performances of the…